Acting Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwalla has said that “In the rapidly changing world the role of parliament is also going under transformation".
Acting Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwalla was addressing in International Conference on “The Role of Parliaments in Today’s World" in Moscow.
Acting Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwalla said that Parliament across the world has been traditionally interested inter-alia in legislation oversight and providing policy guidelines however in today’s complex world parliaments are called upon into furthering national interests and focusing on the international and regional issues that concern the international community to sustain interaction with their counterparts in their own countries.
Senator Saleem Mandviwalla said that forums such as inter-parliamentary union like Asian Parliamentary Assembly and conference of speakers of Euro Asian countries provide opportunities for close cooperation at regional and international level.
Acting Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwalla is leading a Parliamentary delegation to Russia to attend the 25 Anniversary of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
Pakistani delegation included Senator Mohsin Aziz, Senator Dilawar Khan, Senator Ashok Kumar and Senator Javed Abbasi.